Tag: staff

slipping on banana skin
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Suresite unveils c-store risk assessments

Forecourt health & safety specialist Suresite Group has launched a risk assessment service for convenience stores. Neil Simms,...

Stacking shelves
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Retail employment falls for 13th consecutive quarter

The latest British Retail Council Employment Quarterly Report reveals that total retail employment has fallen for 13th consecutive...

Worker safety app
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Tech offers solutions to keep workers safe

With the latest SGF and ACS crime reports highlighting the growing problem of abuse of shopworkers, a number...

Immigration threshold of £30,000
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Immigration threshold threatens local retailing community

The UK Government’s £30,000 immigration threshold could seriously destabilise the Scottish local retailing community. by J.S. von Dacre...

James Murray, Send For Help CEO
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Transport and logistics sector Sends For Help to protect staff

There has been a sharp rise in the number of firms in the transport and logistics sector using...

GroceryAid and Rightsteps' wellbeing partnership
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New GroceryAid partnership provides innovative wellbeing support

GroceryAid has expanded its mental health support offering by creating a new partnership with Rightsteps. A new evidence-based...

money
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New minimum wage rates start soon

New National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) rates come into effect from 1 April 2019....

Absent shop worker
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Absenteeism ‘corrosive to employee engagement’

Staff that fail to turn up for work has long been a serious problem in local retailing, but...

Lonely man
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Over six in 10 retail workers ‘feel lonely’

Over six in 10 people (63%) working in the retail and wholesale sectors feel always, often or sometimes...

Customer satisfaction: more tech needed?
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Half of shoppers ‘better connected than staff serving them’

As technology plays an ever more central role to the lives of shoppers a new study suggests retailers...